Counterstrike is the first expansion pack. It is mostly a mission pack which consisted of a few new campaign missions you could play in any order you'd like, new multiplayer maps and the (im)famous ant missions
Intelligent Games (MP maps)
|Virgin Interactive Entertainment (1997 - 1998)
Electronic Arts (1998 - Present)
|April 3rd 1997
DOS and Windows.
What it includes
- Over 100 new multiplayer maps
- 7 new sound tracks
- 16 new singleplayer missions
- It Came From Red Alert!
It Came From Red Alert!
Morse code was hidden through out the Red Alert Manual. This Morse code depicted battles against giant ants. The Counterstrike manual also contains Morse code, this Morse code however were commands to the user.
Counterstrike keeping the tradition from The Covert Operations contained a secret campaign. Unlike funpark from Covert Ops it did not require a start up parameter, but a key combination.
- To play the ant missions be on the main menu, hold alt and click on the speaker in the top right.